Atlas of Allergic Diseases: Copublished with Current Medicine

Atlas of Allergic Diseases: Copublished with Current Medicine

by Michael S. Blaiss
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781741564

ISBN-13: 9780781741569

Pub. Date: 03/28/2002

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This full-color atlas is the first to provide comprehensive visual coverage of all scientific and clinical aspects of allergic diseases. More than 400 exceptional photographs, diagrams, charts, and illustrations depict the key elements of allergy—immunology in vivid detail. This graphic presentation offers readers valuable assistance in grasping abstract

Overview

This full-color atlas is the first to provide comprehensive visual coverage of all scientific and clinical aspects of allergic diseases. More than 400 exceptional photographs, diagrams, charts, and illustrations depict the key elements of allergy—immunology in vivid detail. This graphic presentation offers readers valuable assistance in grasping abstract concepts that are central to this specialty.

With contributions from renowned specialists, this detailed and instructive atlas combines the immunologic basis of allergy with the clinical aspects of the discipline. The book is unique in presenting allergy and immunology in an integrated fashion, rather than as separate entities.

A Brandon-Hill recommended title.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781741569
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 12.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Section I: Immunology and Basic Science.- Molecular Biology Techniques for the Investigation of Immune Activation and Immunologic Dysfunction.- Chemokines and Their Receptors.- Mast cell- and Basophil-derived Mediators.- The Eosinophil.- Aerobiology and Aeroallergens.- Immunology Laboratory Techniques.- Anaphylaxis.- Section II: Allergy and Clinical Immunology.- Urticaria and Angioedema.- Atopic Dermatitis.- Contact Dermatitis.- Allergic Eye Disorders.- Rhinitis.- Sinusitis.- Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis.- Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis.- Pulmonary Function Testing and Bronchial Provocation.- Allergen Immunotherapy.- Latex Allergy.- Asthma in Adults.- Occupational Asthma.- Food Allergy.- Insect Allergy.- Otitis Media.- Aerosols and Inhaler Therapy.- Immunodeficiency Disorders.- Allergic Drug Reactions.- Anti-IgE Therapy for Allergic Asthma and Other Allergic Diseases.

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